Jaisalmer has some of the wonderful Jain temples. Behold and explore the Jain Temples in Jaisalmer, which are marvelous treasures of the desert city and witness the intricate designs of the temples dating back to the 12th and 15th century.
Within the vicinity of The Jaisalmer fort lie 7 Jain temples which are a quintessence of beautiful structural designs. Right from ceilings to tombs to gateways, each part of this temple is decorated with mirrors, frescoes, carvings, etc. Shoes, leather items, food items are strictly prohibited. The time restrictions are only for tourists. Jain pilgrims can visit throughout the day.
Timings: Till 12 noon (every day for non-jains) Entry Fee: Free (Indian) -INR 10 (Foreigner) Camera Fee: INR 50 (Still) and INR 100 (Video).
** Immerse in the marvelous architecture of Havelis **
In the city of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan a classical architectural marvel stands. 3 Havelis, Patwao ki Haveli, Nathmal ki Haveli and Salim Singh ki haveli are the most popular attractions in Jaisalmer.
Patwao ki Haveli: A cluster of 5 small havelies, it was the first haveli that was constructed in Jaisalmer. It is said that he was a very rich trader of those times and so he commissioned 5 separate havelis for his 5 sons. The walls of Patwon ki Haveli were encrusted with stunning mirror work and beautiful paintings, which have slightly lost its sheen due to abuse and encroachment.